Hearing: The State of Diversity and Inclusion in Europe: Race, Rights, and Politics

THE STATE OF DIVERSITY AND INCLUSION IN EUROPE Race, Rights, and Politics Wednesday, September 11, 201910:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.Cannon House Office BuildingRoom 210 Live Webcast: www.youtube.com/HelsinkiCommission Against the backdrop of recent European elections, European political leaders will discuss the state of their democracies and recent efforts to address issues of diversity and inclusion amidst rising …

European Union

People on the Move

2019 Eurostat digital publication Eurostat has recently published People on the Move – Statistics on mobility in Europe, a new digital publication showing the latest figures on mobility in Europe through short texts, interactive visualisation tools and infographics. The data focuses on immigration, residence permits, commuting between regions, tourism and transportation. The new website allows users to …

Our Winners in the 2019 EU Elections

Antonella Bunda, Mayor of Florence, Italy Alice Bah Kuhnke, MEP Sweden Green Party View this post on Instagram TACK 🌱. Jag kommer göra allt jag kan med allt jag har och bära ert förtroende med stort allvar. Det känns, inte minst efter alla meddelanden och möten, att ni har stora förväntningar och jag ska anstränga …

Scratch of Sweden: At Stockholm Beauty Week and My Home Test

I discovered Scratch of Sweden, a premiere nail care and color line during Stockholm Beauty Week. I fell in love with the owner, Marie Houston, during her workshop on how to care for your nails. Her passion was palpable and her warmth was genuine. You could tell she loved nails and wanted yours to be …

Ellevest

Make Money Monday: 7 Smart Money Moves to Make in Your 20s

Create a free investment plan with Ellevest* that crunches the numbers based on the realities of gender-based pay. For most of us, our 20s is the decade of #adulting, including with our money. So where do you start? Here’s a roundup of seven steps to take now, from our friends at Ellevest. NOTE: If you live outside of …

Debunking the Myths of Growing Afro Hair

Hair Care experts take their knowledge from their bases in New York City, USA and Stockholm Sweden to help sisters in Nigeria. Not ones to keep their successful program a secret, Lyota Swainson and Jasmine Gerard share the do’s and don’ts of hair care, growth and proper treatment via a popular radio show following an …

Eurovision 2019

John Lundvik – Too Late For Love – Sweden and – Official Video – Eurovision 2019

Sitting in Stockholm, I’m proud of our entry in tonight’s semi-final One of the background singers in my homegirl from Washington, DC. Go Paris Renita (that is her on his left, stage right)! Do. Your. Thing! Read more about John here.

Inspiring Entrepreneur Tips from Black Women Who Mean Business

As a black woman in a businessman’s world, we are often advised to get a little dirty and get our claws out. We are warned that it isn’t going to be a smooth ride. But once you arrive, and you must believe you most certainly will, perhaps you will be humble enough to acknowledge that …

A Few of the Issues We Still Face

Europe is arguably one of the most advanced regions in the world. As such, it becomes the dream destination of people from other cultures who want to advance their education, explore career opportunities, or simply build a new life for themselves and their families. There is centuries long history of migration and immigration across Europe. …

Stockholm – International Women’s Day: Our Voices, Our Truths

Celebrate International Women’s Day with the American Club of Sweden and the American Women’s Club in Stockholm. We’ll have presentations and a moderated discussion with Bayo Callender and Andrea Pippin. March 8, 2019 @ Embassy House, Linnegatan 89C, 115 23 Stockholm, from 6 – 7.30- pm. PRESENTERS Bayo Callender is a US-trained attorney, mediator, and …